“NatureServe is rightfully recognized as the premier source for scientific data and information for the U.S. conservation community. Their resources and leadership is essential for the community.”
Jeffrey Marqusee, former executive director, U.S. Department of Defense Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program
“NatureServe is critical for protecting the diversity of life on earth.”
David VanLuven, principal, VanLuven Environmental
"NatureServe is one of the greatest non-profits that I have worked with. They provide essential data, data management, organized thinking and useful tools for conservation.”
Stephen Woodley, co-chair, IUCN Joint Task Foce on Biodiversity and Protected Areas
"The network's database on species and ecosystems is widely viewed as the most complete and detailed in the nation, and is the country's leading source of biological information for conservation planners, government agencies and land managers."
William K. Stevens, The New York Times
"I hope others will join in helping to make NatureServe a growing and strong organization, because of the extremely important services that it offers—not just to nature served by our conservation effort, but because of how nature serves humanity."
"We—the British Columbia Conservation Data Centre, NatureServe Canada, and the entire NatureServe Network—get a lot of respect from our “just the facts” standpoint; here’s the information we think you need to make a decision, and if there are other things you need, let us know. We’re not going to tell you what that decision needs to be, but here are the values you need to be aware of."
Eric Lofroth, British Columbia Conservation Data Centre